Money - examples

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.

  1. Alice
    usd_10 Alice spent 5/11 of her money on a back pack. She has $42 dollars left. How much was her back pack?
  2. Three 43
    penize_49 Three brothers inherited a cash amount of 62,000 and they divided it among themselves in the ratio of 5:4:1. How much more is the largest share than the smallest share?
  3. A candle
    candles A candle shop sells scented candles for $16 each and unscented candles for $10 each. The shop sells 28 candles today and makes $400. a. Write a system of linear equations that represents the situation. b. Solve the system to answer the questions: How m
  4. 12 apples
    apples_11 12 apples and 2 loaves of bread cost 5.76 and 6 apples and 3 loaves of bread cost 7.68. How much is a loaf of bread?
  5. How much
    woord_1 How much money will we pay for 20 planks 4m long, 15cm wide and 26mm thick when 1m³ of wood costs 4500kč?
  6. Commission
    sale_2 Daniel works at a nearby electronics store. He makes a commission of 15%, percent on everything he sells. If he sells a laptop for 293.00$ how much money does Daniel make in commission?
  7. Chocolate
    cokolada Ivan bought 7 same chocolates for 28 Eur. How many euros he pay for 21 chocolates?
  8. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 1430 USD including 23% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
  9. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2 USD. Now 9 m of textile cost as before 8 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  10. Coffee
    coffe In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......6.9 USD/kg II. kind......8.1 USD/kg III. kind.....10 USD/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 8:6:3 create a mixture. What will be the price of 1100 grams of this mixture?
  11. Medicament
    tablets Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 600 mg of active substance per pack cost 9 Eur. Pack 2: includes 150 pills of 500 mg of active sub
  12. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  13. Cone A2V
    popcorn Surface of cone in the plane is a circular arc with central angle of 126° and area 415 dm2. Calculate the volume of a cone.
  14. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 7%, then by 7% of the new price. Its final price was 100 USD. Determine the original price of sweater.
  15. Homeless Dezider
    kos Homeless Dežko has 9 coins in jacket: Calculate the value of its assets and calculate how many bottles of wine for 0.55 EUR can he buy.
  16. ŽSR
    luzianky Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 118 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 4-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 885 €.
  17. Youth track
    tunel Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate size of subsidies to trip group of 10.
  18. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 10 seats. Ticket to the first 5 rows is for 21 USD. In next rows is for 13 USD. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 3520 USD. How many rows are in the theater?
  19. Wage
    socik Increasing the minimum wage while maintaining the other parameters of the system, unemployment will be:
  20. Engineer Kažimír
    demagog_smer_1 The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri

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